Finance Vacancies

Finance Opportunities with the Ted Wragg Trust (Term-time and all year round)

The Ted Wragg Trust is looking for enthusiastic Finance personnel to join the thriving and dynamic Finance Team (central and school-based).  These are exciting opportunities for individuals looking to develop their career in Finance and Administration, or those with previous experience.  The roles will suit candidates who want to work within our ambitious Trust of Schools, with a commitment to education.

Roles are varied and the successful applicants will need to demonstrate an ability to work in a flexible and supportive manner as part of the Trust’s finance community (a network of professionals across the Trust’s schools).  Candidates will have an ever-present attention to detail with a passion for education, accuracy and excellent personal skills.

The Roles:

These are key roles that assist in the provision of a Finance Service to Trust Schools, and to external customers of the Trust.

Current roles available:

  • Finance Officer – Isca Academy
  • Finance Officer – St James School
  • Finance and Contracts Assistant – Trust Core Services based at Cranbrook Education Campus
  • Finance Assistant – Trust Core Services based at Cranbrook Education Campus

 Successful candidates will have strong administration and organisational skills, with keen attention to detail. 

About You:

To be considered for these roles, you will need:

  • Experience of Microsoft Office packages, including Word and Excel;
  • Exceptional organisational and time management skills;
  • Excellent attention to details and numeracy skills;
  • The ability to work to deadlines;
  • An effective team player mentality.

The Rewards

  • A varied support role within our growing multi-academy trust of 12 schools.
  • CPD / networking opportunities with colleagues across the Trust.
  • Membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme.
  • Free on-site parking

If you are able to meet the requirements of this role, we would love to hear from you.  For an informal conversation to find out more about the role, please contact Ben Hoer at

Further details and an application form can be downloaded from the Ted Wragg Trust website

Job Descriptions and Person Specifications for Finance roles

Shortlisting and interviewing will take place from 18th October and early application is advised.

Closing date: 9am Friday 5th November (we reserve the right to close early should the positions be filled prior to this date)


General Information for all posts advertised

Our school is located on a recently designed campus with purpose-built accommodation, offering spacious and excellent teaching and learning facilities. We currently have a roll of 980 students, growing to full capacity in September 2021. Isca Academy prides itself on providing high quality comprehensive and inclusive education. Our students have a broad range of abilities and aspirations on entry, from able, gifted and talented to students needing more support with literacy and social skills. Our focus remains on every student in our school exceeding expectations, whatever their starting point. Beyond academic credentials, we firmly believe in the value of a more rounded education which promotes creativity, self-belief and confidence, and as such, offer an exceptional co-curricular and outdoor education programme.

If you are able to meet the requirements of any of these roles, we would love to hear from you.  If you would like an informal conversation to find out more about a role, please contact .

All applications should be made by completing the Trust application form linked to each post, including evidence of how you meet the person specification for the role and should be submitted to  

The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and operate in accordance with the Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy. All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before an appointment is confirmed.  This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.

The Trust is committed to ensuring that our employees are able to achieve their full potential in an environment offering dignity, respect and equality of opportunity.

For vacancies at other Ted Wragg Trust Schools see